The actor was dropped from his role in the "Harry Potter" prequel after losing a high-profile "wife-beater" libel case against "The Sun" newspaper.
The actor previously played dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald in the "Harry Potter" spinoff franchise.
A judge ruled that The Sun newspaper did in fact have enough evidence to justify reporting that Depp was violent to his ex-wife Amber Heard during their relationship.
Meghan Markle has dropped the celebrity lawyer who represented Johnny Depp in his case against Amber Heard ahead of a court hearing today.
"I find it extremely upsetting, knowing him as I do," her statement to the court said.
The 57-year-old claims the end of his finger was sliced off, when Heard threw a vodka bottle at him in a violent rage. Heard, however, refutes the accusation and says Depp caused the damage himself during a drink and drug binge.
Depp has provided a witness statement detailing alleged attacks from Heard, in which he claims she punched him as well as severing the top of one of his fingers.
Depp is suing publisher News Group Newspapers over an article in British tabloid newspaper The Sun in which he was referred to as a "wife beater."
Depp is suing Newsgroup Newspapers for an article that alleged he was violent towards ex-wife Amber Heard, a claim he strongly denies.
The shock rocker wished the Aerosmith frontman a "Happy Birthday" in the most Alice Cooper way possible.
Fans flooded Twitter in support of the 56-year-old Hollywood star after a leaked audio recording was published in which Heard admitted to "hitting" Depp.
"I poured myself a vodka in the morning and started writing until the tears filled my eyes."
It happened backstage when they were both performing in Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale" in London.
From "Don't Come Around Here No More," to "Mary Jane's Last Dance," Petty helped shape the world of music videos.
Kathy Griffin, Snoop Dogg and even the Public Theater in New York City have all faced criticism for appearing to suggest that the president could be killed.
Johnny Depp is rumored to be playing John McAfee in a biopic, but the cybersecurity legend says Morgan Freeman's character most closely matches his own.
The Hollywood actors finalized their divorce out of court Tuesday.
Heard's girlfriend of five years Tasya van Ree says a 2009 incident was "misinterpreted and over-sensationalized."
iO Tillett Wright hit out at reports Heard showed no visible bruises after the alleged assault.